Palmerston North, New Zealand


Extra Payment on LULU

Well, it seems everyone is changing and charging. I’m wondering when it will stop. At this rate, it is going to be too expensive to be an Independent Author. I signed into LULU this afternoon and saw the statement below on a closable flag across my computer screen. Beginning October 1st 2021, a small Fulfilment…
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Price Increases from Ingram Spark

Dear Publisher,  Amidst significant uncertainty in the global supply chain, IngramSpark is committed to supporting the book industry with the best possible service through the busy holiday season and into 2022. Over the past several months, the publishing industry has seen several cost increases for consumables, such as paper and packaging materials, as well as…
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Celebrating Seven Years in Business

Plaisted Publishing is celebrating seven years in business. Established in 2014, we are growing and have most certainly changed over the years. We’ve introduced an Author Consultant Service to help writers move through the publishing process so they can learn and upload their manuscripts to distribution websites. We also offer tutoring for some distribution websites.…
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When a Self Published Author Dies

Understanding what happens. Make sure you research and make a Will. Thanks for the write up Derek Haines. Please note this post may be updated at times. Follow and share the link below. When A Self-Published Author Dies What Happens To Their Books?  


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Quick Writing and Editing Tips – Past and Passed #Writing #Editing

How we use English today…differs quite a bit for some of us. This is a good post to remind us how words work in different ways.

Help Bring Bonnie Home

I’m Ceejay, and I’ve been in the UK for almost four years now. While it has been an amazing experience, and I’ve been able to meet some wonderful people, I would really like to return home to New Zealand. The main hurdle is that in late 2019 I adopted a kitten named Bonnie, and I…
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Itchy Writing Fingers are Back!

The start of a new story from Claire Plaisted. LGBT Romance.

Sunset in New Zealand

Psychology and Business

  I decided it was time for some training and to learn to be more business savvy and find out how things work. Here in New Zealand, we’re lucky to have some FREE Training for Businesses in the Digital Market. I joined up and started watching the videos. The first one was on BRANDING.  …
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